Survey: HD DVD is dead, but did anyone tell the online retailers? - Tech Digest
With the HD DVD Promotional Group dissolving, Toshiba abandoning ship, and precious few studios releasing anything on the format any more, you'd have to be totally uninformed and just a little bit stupid to buy an HD DVD player thinking that it was the future. Enter two fairly benign entities -- online retailers and the Great British consumer -- which when mixed can be deadly (or at least, good for making expensive mistakes) Still, surely we can rely on our helpful, informative, reliable, up-to-date online retailers to ensure that visitors to their web site don't make a stupid purchase they'll regret as soon as it leaves its cardboard and polystyrene womb? You'd think... Here's a roundup of some key (and not so key) Internet stores, and their current attitude towards HD DVD...
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